Period
to 20 October 2021

The median annual salary for a Site Engineer was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Site Engineer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 240 160 306
Rank change year-on-year -80 +146 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Site Engineer 25 33 28
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.42% 0.91% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.97% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 25 32 28
10th Percentile £67,750 £56,250 £64,375
25th Percentile £71,250 £58,750 £66,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £85,000 £67,500 £88,750
Median % change year-on-year +25.93% -23.94% +22.41%
75th Percentile £117,500 £97,500 £120,000
90th Percentile £120,000 £109,500 £166,750
Central London median annual salary £85,000 £65,000 £88,750
% change year-on-year +30.77% -26.76% +18.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 5,565 3,402 9,493
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.50% 93.36% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4,936 2,987 8,398
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £71,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.43% +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £100,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +4.00%

Site Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Site Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Site Engineer in the City of London

Site Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Site Engineer in the City of London.

Salary trend for Site Engineer in the City of London

Site Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Site Engineer in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Site Engineer in the City of London

Site Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, Site Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region featuring Site Engineer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
2 18 (72.00%) Kubernetes
3 16 (64.00%) DevOps
3 16 (64.00%) Python
4 14 (56.00%) Ansible
4 14 (56.00%) Docker
5 12 (48.00%) Linux
6 11 (44.00%) Java
6 11 (44.00%) AWS
7 10 (40.00%) Bash Shell
8 8 (32.00%) Terraform
9 7 (28.00%) Infrastructure as Code
9 7 (28.00%) Puppet
9 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (28.00%) Ubuntu
9 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
10 6 (24.00%) C++
10 6 (24.00%) Unix
10 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
10 6 (24.00%) Finance
10 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
11 5 (20.00%) CentOS
11 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (20.00%) Change Management
11 5 (20.00%) SQL
11 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
11 5 (20.00%) Big Data
11 5 (20.00%) Node.js
11 5 (20.00%) GCP
11 5 (20.00%) Fintech

Site Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.00%) nginx
2 2 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Pulsar
3 1 (4.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (4.00%) GemFire
3 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 11 (44.00%) AWS
2 5 (20.00%) GCP
3 4 (16.00%) GitHub
4 3 (12.00%) Azure
4 3 (12.00%) PaaS
5 2 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (8.00%) IaaS
5 2 (8.00%) SaaS
6 1 (4.00%) Amazon ECS
6 1 (4.00%) MinIO
6 1 (4.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Calico
1 1 (4.00%) DNS
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Big Data
2 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (8.00%) ArangoDB
3 2 (8.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (8.00%) MySQL
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.00%) Aerospike
4 1 (4.00%) CockroachDB
4 1 (4.00%) Couchbase
4 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.00%) Redis
4 1 (4.00%) Scylla
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.00%) Gradle
3 2 (8.00%) Subversion
4 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.00%) GitLab
4 1 (4.00%) gulp
4 1 (4.00%) Maven
4 1 (4.00%) Protractor
4 1 (4.00%) Selenium
4 1 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (4.00%) Travis CI
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Law
3 2 (8.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) International Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Publishing
4 1 (4.00%) Social Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) Node.js
2 3 (12.00%) Kafka
2 3 (12.00%) Web Services
3 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.00%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (4.00%) GraphQL
3 1 (4.00%) J2EE
3 1 (4.00%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (4.00%) React
3 1 (4.00%) Spring
3 1 (4.00%) Spring Boot
3 1 (4.00%) Spring Integration
3 1 (4.00%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Equities
2 2 (8.00%) Cloud Native
2 2 (8.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (8.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Linux
2 7 (28.00%) Ubuntu
3 6 (24.00%) Unix
4 5 (20.00%) CentOS
5 3 (12.00%) CoreOS
6 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (8.00%) Solaris
6 2 (8.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
2 16 (64.00%) DevOps
3 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (28.00%) Infrastructure as Code
4 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (20.00%) Change Management
5 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (20.00%) Fintech
6 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Automation
7 3 (12.00%) Capacity Management
7 3 (12.00%) Electronic Trading
7 3 (12.00%) Order Management
7 3 (12.00%) Smart Order Routing
7 3 (12.00%) Software Delivery
8 2 (8.00%) Analytics
8 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (8.00%) Microservices
8 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (8.00%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) Python
2 11 (44.00%) Java
3 10 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (24.00%) C++
6 5 (20.00%) SQL
7 3 (12.00%) Go
8 2 (8.00%) Perl
8 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
8 2 (8.00%) TypeScript
9 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) OCP
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) GDPR
1 2 (8.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (56.00%) Docker
2 2 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (72.00%) Kubernetes
2 14 (56.00%) Ansible
3 8 (32.00%) Terraform
4 7 (28.00%) Puppet
5 4 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (8.00%) Control-M
6 2 (8.00%) Grafana
6 2 (8.00%) HAProxy
7 1 (4.00%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (4.00%) Graphite
7 1 (4.00%) Kibana
7 1 (4.00%) Opsgenie
7 1 (4.00%) Prometheus
7 1 (4.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) BMC
2 2 (8.00%) Hitachi
2 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (8.00%) SaltStack
3 1 (4.00%) F5
3 1 (4.00%) New Relic
3 1 (4.00%) Splunk
3 1 (4.00%) VMware